Brian Hornsby
Brian Hornsby

Brian Hornsby

England Youth midfielder Brian Hornsby was a young member of Bertie Mee's squad at Arsenal.

A former apprentice at Highbury, he helped the Gunners win the FA Youth Cup shortly before turning professional in September 1971 and made his League debut in the 6-1 defeat at Leeds United in May 1973.

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Name Brian Hornsby
Arsenal Career 1970 - 1976
Position:
Appearances 26 (23 starts, 3 as a sub)
Goals 6

He netted six goals in 26 First Division games for Arsenal prior to joining Shrewsbury Town for £20,000 in May 1976.

Moving to Sheffield Wednesday for £40,000 in March 1978 he later played for Carlisle United, IK Brage, Spalding and Holbeach. (With thanks to Leigh Edwards)